USA Cab Drivers' Class Cert. Appeal Denied

Law360, New York (August 25, 2009, 4:40 PM EDT) -- A California appeals court has affirmed a trial court's order denying class certification to USA Cab Ltd. taxi drivers who had accused their employer of violating state wage and labor laws in its alleged misclassification of the drivers as independent contractors.

“We will not disturb the ruling here as it is based on proper legal criteria and supported by substantial evidence,” the California Court of Appeal for the Fourth Circuit ruled in an opinion issued July 24 and certified for publication Monday.

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